Polish equity market closed higher on Friday. The broad market measure, the WIG Index, added 1.17%. All sectors, but for IT industry (-0.48%), did well with media sector stocks ( 4.29%) outperforming.
The large-cap stocks' measure, the WIG30 Index, advanced by 1.26%. In the WIG30 index, the strongest performers were FMCG wholesaler EUROCASH (WSE: EUR), oil and gas producer PGNIG (WSE: PGN), media and telecommunications group CYFROWY POLSAT (WSE: CPS), telecommunication services provider ORANGE POLSKA (WSE: OPL) and oil and gas producer PGNIG (WSE: PGN), gaining 4.01%-5.18%. On the other side of the ledger, oil refiner LOTOS (WSE: LTS) led the decliners with a 3.21% decline, followed by coking coal miner JSW (WSE: JSW) and bank ING BSK (WSE: ING), plunging by 3.19% and 2.98% respectively.